Home

Leaders in Technologies & Treatments

  • Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery

    December 19, 2016

    Hartford Hospital was first in Greater Hartford to offer patients this new tool in orthopedic surgery: MAKOplasty® for partial knee resurfacing and total hip replacement procedures uses the RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System. RIO is a surgeon-controlled robotic arm system that enables even more precise alignment and placement of implants.

  • O-Arm® Surgical Imaging System

    January 01, 2015

    The O-arm® Surgical Imaging System, now in use at Hartford Hospital, is a multi-dimensional surgical imaging platform that is optimized for use in spine, orthopaedic, and trauma-related surgeries.

  • Sentinelle Breast MRI Coil

    January 01, 2015

    Doctors at Hartford hospital have a new tool in place to help them detect and diagnose breast disease with confidence, making the experience more comfortable for nervous patients who may learn they have breast cancer.

  • Reinvestment and Recovery Act Grant Helps Fund New Facility

    January 01, 2015

    Hartford Hospital, a recognized leader in the treatment of stroke and vascular diseases, announces the installation a new, innovative imaging system that gives doctors the tools they need to more effectively diagnose and treat patients.

  • A 'Slice' of Life

    January 01, 2015

    An innovative imaging system so fast that it can capture images of an organ in seconds—and a beating heart and coronary arteries in only five seconds—is giving Hartford Hospital physicians a diagnostic edge.

  • Hartford Hospital Doctors Become First in Connecticut to Implant New Device for Patients with Mitral Valve Disease

    June 03, 2014

    A team of doctors at Hartford Hospital are setting the pace in targeting mitral valve disease (mitral regurgitation) by being the first to provide a breakthrough new treatment option for patients too frail to undergo open heart surgery.

  • Tiny Cardiac Monitor Detects Arrhythmias

    March 01, 2014

    In March, 2014, Hartford Hospital was the first in Connecticut to implant a new implantable cardiac monitor (Medtronic Reveal LINQ).

  • Hartford Hospital Opens Atrial Fibrillation Center

    March 01, 2014

    The Atrial Fibrillation (A-Fib) Center at Hartford Hospital is the first in the region to offer comprehensive evaluation and management services for patients suffering from A-Fib.

  • Hartford Hospital Doctors First in U.S. To Implant Right Ventricular Impella Device

    October 31, 2012

    On Oct. 31, 2012, doctors at Hartford Hospital were the first in the United States to place a right ventricular Impella device (a "mini heart") in a patient in shock because of a right ventricular infarction.

  • Stroke Center Marked it's 10th Anniversary, May 2011

    May 01, 2011

    The Stroke Center has experienced remarkable growth since beginning with a group of five core staff members.

  • New Cardiac Defibrillator In Use at Hartford Hospital

    March 31, 2011

    On March 31, 2011, Dr. Steven L. Zweibel, director of electrophysiology, was one of the first surgeons in the country to implant a new Medronic Protecta cardiac defibrillator, approved three days earlier by the FDA.

  • The Hartford Hospital STEMI Team Sets a Record and Saves Lives

    January 17, 2011

    Hartford Hospital was the first hospital in Connecticut that implemented this advanced technology, which reduces precious time in treatment during the most critical period of a heart attack - when every minute counts.

  • Hearts on the Mend: Robotic Heart Surgery at Hartford Hospital

    January 17, 2011

    Armed with the tools of technology, Hartford Hospital cardiac surgeons are the first in the region to harness the power of robotics to perform heart operations with speed, safety and smaller scars.

  • Hypothermia Helps Heart Patients Heal

    July 01, 2009

    Doctors perform medical miracles every day, including bringing people back from the dead.

Search This Section